Nigeria’s President Buhari Under Fire For Appointing Dead People

Nigerians aren’t finidng it funny that President Buhari is appointing dead people.

In his  largest set of appointments since assuming office President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday appointed 209 board chairmen and 1,258 board members.

Among the list of 209 Chairmen was Senator Francis Okpozo who according to the list, will be the Chairman of the Nigerian Press Council. What is however shocking is that Senator Francis Okpozo is dead.

The Second Republic Senator  died in Benin City, the Edo State capital after a brief illness on December 26th 2016 at the age of 81years. President Buhari released a statement on December 28th mourning the deceased Senator. The Senator was buried on February 17th this year.

Nigerians on social media are reacting to the error and its not funny!


Written by How Africa

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